Great Speeches in History (Audio CD) Selected by Gary Mead and Duncan Steen
Read by Norman Rodway, Samuel West, Elizabeth Bell, and Peter Marinker
From Socrates to Charles I, Danton to Lincoln – here are some of history’s most significant figures with their most important speeches. Fighting for justice, for freedom of speech, and sometimes even for their own lives, these orators demonstrate the finest resources of language in the service of the most dramatic issues of their day.
with classical Music: Beethoven, Haydn, Elgar, Franck, Mahler